Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Support was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Support
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 300 324 340
Rank change year-on-year +24 +16 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 51 42 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.42% 0.32% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.33% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 46 27 54
East of England median annual salary £27,500 £30,033 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.43% -11.67% -2.86%
10th Percentile £22,250 £23,050 £23,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £45,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £37,250 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.97% +1.33% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11697 12786 14622
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.48% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9596 10618 12133
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

Network Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Network Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Network Support in the East of England

Network Support
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Support in the East of England.

Salary trend for Network Support in the East of England

Network Support
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Support in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Support in the East of England

Network Support
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +19 29 £30,750 +18.27% 1
Bedfordshire +26 8 £27,500 -38.89%
Cambridgeshire -30 7 £26,500 -11.76%
Norfolk - 3 £35,000 -
Essex +29 2 £24,750 -32.19%
Suffolk +14 2 £27,000 -21.74%
Network Support
England

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Network Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 32 (62.75%) Cisco
2 30 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (56.86%) Firewall
4 25 (49.02%) LAN
5 23 (45.10%) CCNA
6 21 (41.18%) WAN
7 19 (37.25%) Windows
8 17 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
9 15 (29.41%) CCNP
10 14 (27.45%) DNS
11 13 (25.49%) TCP/IP
11 13 (25.49%) CCSA
11 13 (25.49%) Network Management
11 13 (25.49%) Data Centre
12 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
13 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Office
14 10 (19.61%) Juniper
14 10 (19.61%) Citrix
14 10 (19.61%) CheckPoint
14 10 (19.61%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (17.65%) Network Security
15 9 (17.65%) ITIL
16 8 (15.69%) SLA
16 8 (15.69%) VMware
17 7 (13.73%) F5
17 7 (13.73%) BGP
17 7 (13.73%) TACACS
17 7 (13.73%) VPN
17 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange

Network Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (9.80%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Office 365
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.96%) IaaS
4 1 (1.96%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (56.86%) Firewall
2 25 (49.02%) LAN
3 21 (41.18%) WAN
4 14 (27.45%) DNS
5 13 (25.49%) TCP/IP
6 10 (19.61%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (17.65%) Network Security
8 7 (13.73%) BGP
8 7 (13.73%) TACACS
8 7 (13.73%) VLAN
8 7 (13.73%) VPN
9 6 (11.76%) OSPF
9 6 (11.76%) VoIP
10 5 (9.80%) DHCP
10 5 (9.80%) Wireless
11 4 (7.84%) EIGRP
12 3 (5.88%) FTP
12 3 (5.88%) RIP
12 3 (5.88%) SMTP
13 2 (3.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.88%) Electronics
3 2 (3.92%) Games
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) PKI
3 2 (3.92%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (37.25%) Windows
2 17 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Network Management
2 9 (17.65%) ITIL
3 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.84%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (7.84%) Fault Management
4 4 (7.84%) Incident Management
4 4 (7.84%) Mathematics
4 4 (7.84%) Service Design
5 3 (5.88%) Cryptography
5 3 (5.88%) Line Management
5 3 (5.88%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.88%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.92%) Project Management
7 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.96%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (1.96%) Coaching
7 1 (1.96%) Information Security
7 1 (1.96%) Network Design
7 1 (1.96%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (45.10%) CCNA
3 15 (29.41%) CCNP
4 13 (25.49%) CCSA
5 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
5 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
6 5 (9.80%) MCSE
6 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (5.88%) CCSE
7 3 (5.88%) HNC
7 3 (5.88%) MCSA
8 2 (3.92%) JNCIA
8 2 (3.92%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.92%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 32 (62.75%) Cisco
2 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 10 (19.61%) CheckPoint
3 10 (19.61%) Citrix
3 10 (19.61%) Juniper
4 8 (15.69%) VMware
5 7 (13.73%) Blue Coat
5 7 (13.73%) F5
6 3 (5.88%) HP
6 3 (5.88%) Nokia
7 2 (3.92%) NetApp
7 2 (3.92%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.96%) Avaya